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Franie works with PSP 13, and I use PSP 12
But this tutorial can be realized with another version of PSP

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please put a link towards the tutorial.
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The tubes Franie uses have been sent by the authors on different groups
And she has their permission to use them
Some of them have been found on the WEB,
If you see a tube that belongs to you, contact Franie or myself
And a link towards your site will be added.

Filters used
Filter Meister/FM Sample
Plugin Galaxy/Instant Mirror
Toadies/What are you?
AAA Frames/Foto Frame

1 alpha layer “canal_alpha_selections”
1 tube by DBK
1 mask by Narah
1 colors palette

Tubers’ authorizations  HERE

Franie’s colors
Don’t hesitate to change them and to change the blend modes of the layers
According to your tubes and images


Use the paintbrush to follow the steps
left click to grab it

Step 1
in the materials palette prepare color 1

Step 2
open your alpha layer/window/duplicate
always work with the copy

Step 3
paint your layer with color 1
selections/select all
activate your tube(DBK Supermodel-086)
copy/paste into selection
selections/select none
effects/image effects/seamless tiling/default settings

adjust/blur/radial blur

effects/plugins/Filter Meister/FM Sample/Mini-I-Max
the pattern might be slightly different if you change the tube
don’t worry, it is not important

Step 4

Step 5
effects/distortion effects
polar coordinates/rectangular to polar/transparent
image/resize /uncheck “resize all layers”/75%

Step 6
activate the layer “coy of raster 1”
effects/reflection effects/rotating mirror


Step 7
rename all the layers, from the bottom, 1 to 4
your layers palette must be like this

and your tag looks like this

Step 8
in the layers palette, activate raster 2
effects/3D effects/drop shadow

again with -5 / -5 / 35 / 15 / black

Step 9
stay on raster 2
selections/load-save selection/from alpha channel/selection #1
selections/promote selection to layer
selections/select none
effects/plugins/Plugin Galaxy/Instant Mirror

layers/arrange/move up
effects/3D effects/drop shadow
5 / 5 / 35 / 15 / black  &   -5 / -5 / 35 / 15 / black
effects/plugine/Toadies/What are You?/default settings (20 / 20)

step 10
activate raster 2
selections/load-save selection/from alpha channel/selection#2
selections/promote selection to layer
selections/select none
layers/arrange/move up (2 times)
effects/plugins/Plugin Galaxy/Instant Mirror

in the layers palette, set the blend mode on soft light (or other)
effects/3D effects/drop shadow as in step 9

Step 11
in the layers palette, activate the upper layer (raster 4)
image/resize/75% (uncheck “resize all layers”)
layers/duplicate/resize to 75% (once more)
layers/duplicate/resize to 75% (third time)
layers/merge/merge down (3 times)

Step 12
your layers palette looks like this

Step 13
in the materials palette, prepare a sunburst gradient with colors 1 and 2

selections/select all
selections/float  -  selections/defloat
selections/modify/select selection borders

set “match mode” of the flood fill tool on “none”, so you won’t have to add a new layer

paint the selection with the gradient
selections/select none

Step 14
layers/new raster layers
selections/load-save selection/from alpha channel/selection #3
paint the selection with the gradient
adjust/blur/gaussian blur/10
selections/select none
effects/image effects/seamless tiling

layers/duplicate  -  image/mirror
layers/merge/merge down
effects/3D effects/drop shadow

again with    -5  /  -5  /  50  /  25  /  black

Step 15
in the materials palette, set color 1 as foreground color
open the mask (Narah_mask_0293) and minimize it
layers/new raser layer/paint with color 1
layers/new mask layer/from image

layers/merge/merge group
in the layers palette, set the opacity on 50%
adjust/sharpness/sharpen more

Step 16
image/add borders/2 pixels/color 3 (check symmetric)
layers/promote background layer

Step 17
selections/select all
image/canvas size

edit/paste into selection (clipboard)
selections/promote selection to layer
selections/select none

Ste 18
layers/duplicate  -  image/mirror
in the layers palette, set the opacity on 50%
layers/merge/merge visible

Step 19
selections/select all
selections/modify/contract/50 pixels
effects/3D effects/drop shadow as in step 14
adjust/sharpness/sharpen more
selections/select none

Step 20
image/add borders/50 pixels/white
select this border with the magic wand
effects/plugine/AAA Framess/Foto Frame

selections/select none

Step 21
activate the tube (DBK SUPERMODEL-086)
copy, and paste as a new layer
image/resize/75% (incheck “resize all layers”)
move to the right (see final result)
effects/3D effects/drop shadow

adjuts/sharpness/sharpen more
image/add borders/1 pixel/black

Step 22
sign and save as, type jpeg

Your tag is now finished
Written on 2013/07/16

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